How to Win Draven vs Janna Counter Matchup Draven is in the s tier of champions

Draven vs Janna

How to Beat Janna as Draven in LoL Janna is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Support Mage

How to Beat Janna as Draven

based on 2,720 Draven vs Janna matchups
Win Rate
51.4 %
K/D/A
2.08
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League rounds every week. In our dataset, Draven did battle with Janna in 2720 games. Having so many games with Draven vs Janna gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare informative statistics and a recommended build to obliterate Janna. This counter matchup is somewhat rare. Draven is forced to battle against Janna in only 2.8% of his matches.

Draven vs Janna Matchup Summary

Draven does a decent job of countering Janna. On average, he wins a acceptable 51.4% of the time the champs face one another in. In Draven versus Janna matches, Draven’s side is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Janna.

Best Draven vs Janna Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgeBloodthirster

Optional Items

The CollectorLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Draven to level up q
>
Second ability for Draven to level up w
>
Last skill for Draven to max out e

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Domination Taste of BloodTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Draven's passive ability p
Draven q ability q
Draven w ability w
Draven e ability e
Draven's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Janna as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Janna

If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.

If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.

Advice to Win Against Janna

Save an interrupt ability for when Janna uses her ultimate.

Listen for the charge up sound on Howling Gale in case Janna is trying to hit you with it from off screen or from brush.

Janna's at her strongest when buffing another ally. If you can harass her ally, it will weaken her ability to fight you.

Draven vs Janna Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
51.4 %
VS
Win Rate
48.6 %
Janna Image
7.1
< Kills >
1
5.9
< Deaths >
4.6
5.2
< Assists >
13.9
1.64
< Killing Sprees >
0.14
173
< Minions Killed >
16
0.25
< Dragons Killed >
0.03
0.55
< Inhibitors >
0.51
20,766
< Physical Damage >
789
218
< Magic Damage >
3,692
700
< True Damage >
323
21,684
< Damage Dealt >
4,804
20,508
< Damage Taken >
14,238
13,227
< Gold Earned >
7,296
2.56
< Towers >
2.03
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
3,016
< Total Healing >
7,920
11,780
< Experience >
9,801
16
< Vision Score >
50
7
< Wards Placed >
23
84
< Time Dealing CC >
263

How to Counter Janna with Draven in LoL

The stats shown here highlight some strategic Draven versus Janna matchup statistics that may help us realize the differences and similarities between the two. Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Janna’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Janna. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Draven usually has a much larger longest kill spree than his matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Janna. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Draven and Janna

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Janna
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Janna

Who is Better, Draven or Janna?

Both League champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Draven usually wins when facing off against Janna, with a 51.4% win rate. Thus, Draven makes a good counter to Janna.

While Draven does have a higher winrate than Janna, when they face off with one another, Draven also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more difficult character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Draven into Jannaas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Draven has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Janna. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Draven vs Janna matchups, Draven is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Draven is a decent counter for Janna. Focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Draven against Janna.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Janna Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Janna as Draven, we analyzed 2,720 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Janna as Draven comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Draven to counter Janna during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven usually picks up much more CS as Janna. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Draven versus Janna build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Bloodthirster. When Draven included at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Janna than with many other common builds. In fact, Draven had an average win rate of 51.4% when playing against Janna with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Janna as Draven, Draven players should use the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Draven vs Janna matchups, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 51.4% win rate overall.

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